Maʿānī al-ʾAkhbār > The meaning of haqila, muzabana, ‘araya, mukhabarat, mukhadhara, munabadha, mulamasa, the selling of pebble and other things that were declared forbidden
Hadith #25

ونهى صلى الله عليه وآله عن الارفاء وهي كثرة التدهن.

He, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, also forbade irfa’, and that is much smearing of (liquid) substances (on the body).